adding samba-2.1prealpha as a domain member to samba-2.0.5a?

David Bannon D.Bannon at
Mon Nov 8 21:44:44 GMT 1999

At 09:19 PM 08/11/1999 +1100, Matthias Welwarsky wrote:
>Hello out there,
>... but the 2.1 refuses to become
>a domain member. It (smbpasswd -j DOMAIN) complains about beeing unable to
>connect to port 445 on the PDC (which is true, the port is not bound).

That message does not necessarily mean things failed. Future plans involve
using port 445 and smbpasswd is trying it first, failing and reverting to
the 'old' port. Look a bit deeper into your logs and see what else is

I wonder if you should consider swapping the 205 and the cvs version as 205
does not really do domain control.....

David Bannon                      D.Bannon at
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